Welcome Back to Regina!
Sunday, January 28, 2018 | 4:00pm | Knox-Metropolitan United Church
Raised in Regina, Erika is a distinguished musician who performs regularly abroad as well as throughout her homeland. Known for her “lively temperament, energetic individuality and warm and communicative tone” (Muzsika, Budapest), violinist Erika Raum continues developing a following here in her native country and internationally. Playing professionally since the age of twelve, Ms. Raum quickly rose through the ranks by taking first place at the 1992 Joseph Szigeti International Violin Competition in Budapest as well as the award for best interpretation of a Mozart concerto.
One of Canada’s most sought after collaborative pianists, Lydia Wong appears regularly with the world’s pre-eminent performers in venues across the globe from Carnegie Recital Hall in New York City to London’s Wigmore Hall.
Mozart: Violin Sonata in G Major, K. 301
Prokofiev: Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op 80
Saint-Saëns: Havannaise, Op. 83
Korngold: Much Ado About Nothing Suite Op. 11
Tchaikovsky: Valse-Scherzo, Op. 34
“freshness, richness of colour, and natural music-making in
a concert violinist”
– The Herald, Halifax